Tony Sellar

Tony Sellar

June 27, 1951 – July 2, 2006

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Anthony “Tony” Paul Sellar at Hospice House on July 2nd, 2006. Tony was born in Saskatoon, SK, and lived most of his adult life in the Edmonton area before moving to his dream location in Vernon, BC in 2001. Tony’s passions in life were learning and teaching, and consequently he spent most of his career in a variety of academic roles, most recently as Regional Dean of Okanagan College, Vernon Campus. He will be ever cherished and forever missed by his loving wife, Loree; daughters, Leslie (Scott) Wensmann, of Lethbridge, AB, and Jennifer (Tigger) Calvert, of Vernon, BC; son, Chris of Edmonton, AB; grandchildren, Aiden Wensmann & Charli Calvert; parents, Frank & Mary Sellar; sister Joanne (Brad) Williams; brothers, Tim (Vicki) Sellar, Doug (Karen) Sellar all from Saskatoon, SK, Ric (Pat) Sellar, of Winnipeg, MB and Ken (Colette) Sellar of Edmonton, AB; plus numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Tony was also predeceased by his sister Marion. The Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady Of The Valley Catholic Church (10202 Middleton Dr. Vernon, B.C.) on Friday July 7 at 10 A.M., Fr. Ken Anoruo, Celebrant. Donations may be made in memory of Tony to Southern Interior Cancer Centre, 399 Royal Ave. Kelowna, B.C., V1Y 5L3 or to Vernon Hospice House, 3506-27 Ave. Vernon, B.C., V1T 1S4. Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home. 542-0155. Condolences may be sent to www.vernonfuneralhome.com